• Matherly named to Bellarmine dean’s list

    Bellarmine University recently announced that Lindsey Brooke Matherly, daughter of Lee Anne Day-Ballard and Robert Matherly, made the dean’s list for the 2012 fall semester and the 2013 spring semester. The recognition is merited because, as a full time student, Matherly achieved a 3.5 GPA or above and completed at least 15 hours per semester for a total of 30 hours over two semesters.
    Matherly is a 2012 graduate of Spencer County High School, a pre-nursing major and hopes to become a neonatal nurse practioner.

  • Temple named April Student of the Month at SCHS

    Andrew Temple was selected as the April Student of the Month at Spencer County High School. He was nominated by his Spanish teacher, Whitney Reno, for his outstanding improvements over the course of the last semester.

    Submitted to The Spencer Magnet

  • Amyx graduates from Mid-Continent University

    Timothy R. Amyx of Taylorsville received a Bachelor of Science degree from Mid-Continent University.
    The university hosted its graduation ceremony on Saturday.
    Mid-Continent University is a private, non-profit, Southern Baptist affiliated organization. MCU is regionally accredited and headquartered in Mayfield.

  • Keeling graduates from McKendree

    The following local student is a McKendree University Class of 2013 graduate:
    Darrell Keeling of Taylorsville, Master’s of Business Administration.

  • Jonsson named to honor roll at Brevard

    Brevard College in Brevard, N.C., recently named Michael Jonsson of Taylorsville to the honor roll for the spring semester of the 2012-2013 academic year.
    To be eligible for the honor roll, students must be enrolled full-time and earn a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49 during the semester.

  • Three graduate from Campbellsville

    Two Taylorsville residents and one from Mount Eden graduated earlier this month from Campbellsville University.
    Jarrad Lewis Mattingly of Taylorsville received a Bachelor of Science in worship arts.
    Kayla Nicole Hood of Taylorsville received a bachelor of social work degree.
    Jonathan Craig Edwards of Mount Eden received a Bachelor of Science in health education and physical education/primary-12.

  • PHOTO: Mattingly earns worship arts award

    Jarrad Lewis Mattingly of Taylorsville received the Worship Arts Academic Award at Campbellsville University’s Honors and Awards Day, April 17, in Ransdell Chapel.

  • PHOTO: TES names students of the month

    April Students of the Month from Taylorsville Elementary School are: Alexander Lewis, Seth Hardin, Shawn Wright, Hayley Wethington, Jamie Wheatley and McKenzie Bell.

  • Spencer High celebrates art at spring show

    Spencer County High School 2013 recently hosted its annual art show.  Pictured are some examples of the work.

  • Klaus wins Zoo ‘trashformation’ contest

    Ava Klaus, daughter of Berny and Brooke, recently won the Louisville Zoo’s Trashformation contest for her age group. Trashformation is a contest to use recyclable items to create a scene or habitat in honor of Earth Day. Ava’s bear in the woods was made with bottle tops, toilet paper rolls, bottles, gum wrappers, cardboard and paper grass. Mayor Greg Fisher presented Ava with a bundle of prizes. Her favorite was her new lunch box with compartments for her food. Ava is in Kindergarten at SCES. She is in Ms. Hutchins’ class.